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  • Tech-savvy youth in Bangkok are leading a movement motivated by inequality
  • The National Security Law has quieted mass dissent in the SAR since its introduction this sumemr
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  • Each week, two of our readers debate a hot topic in a parliamentary-style debate that doesn’t necessarily reflect their personal viewpoint. 
  • This week, they discuss whether print journalism is still necessary in 2020.
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  • As the coronavirus pandemic begins to stabilise, some activities like local tours and wedding ceremonies will be allowed to resume
  • Chief Executive Carrie Lam said there were no untraceable infections in the city over the last three days
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  • The decision came after a chaotic first round between Trump and the Democratic challenger; the president's campaign objected to the change but said he would still take part
  • This is the final match-up between the two before the election on November 3, in which 30 million Americans have already voted
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  • The Swedish environmentalist joined the list of politicians and activists calling for the release of 12 Hong Kong fugitives arrested while fleeing to Taiwan
  • The viral petition aims to put pressure on Beijing to give the arrested youth the lawyers they want and to let them contact their families
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  • Social distancing, lockdowns and the fear caused by coronavirus have had a negative impact on people in the city
  • Residents’ mental health index dropped to a record low in 2020
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  • Limited time homage to classic side-scrolling fighting games is available for download until Tuesday, October 20
  • Promotional game is only a single stage long and features the Dragon of Dojima, the Mad Dog of Shimano and one secret unlockable character
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  • A frequent sight at protests, Alexandra Wong says she was forced to renounce her activism and go on a ‘patriotic’ tour of China
  • She was held in Shenzhen for ‘criminal detention’ and was not allowed into the city after she was released
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  • Readers submit stories about their best buds, from siblings to classmates
  • This week we share stories of school friends supporting each other
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  • Make online learning and socially distant socialising easier with a clear screen
  • Just as you should wash your hands to avoid the coronavirus, you should clean up your desktop to stay calm and in control
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  • The rare species has been seen more often in the Pearl River Delta since the coronavirus halted ferries to Macau
  • Marine scientists are still concerned about the survival of the mammals which live in waters near Chek Lap Kok International Airport
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  • Apple Arcade exclusive will introduce a melee mode with deadly baguettes and other spooky armaments in October
  • Developer Mighty Bear Games took cues from popular party games like 'Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout' and 'Among Us' 
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  • M. G. Leonard and Sam Sedgman deliver another winner in their ‘Adventures on Trains’ series
  • Young detective Hal Beck is back to solve a kidnapping case on the iconic three-day train journey from Chicago to San Francisco
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  • Pope Francis recognised a miracle attributed to the Italian tech whiz, when a young boy was cured of a rare disease
  • The young Catholic died of leukaemia in 2006, aged 15
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